Bills target gun usage

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Bills target gun usage

GOP lawmakers seek to expand right to carry
Proposed gun bills as of Friday

Senate Bill 9: Allows school boards to adopt policies that let people with concealed-weapons permits carry handguns on school grounds.

SB 62: Holds a business liable for damages from a shooting if the business prevents its customers from carrying guns and does not provide armed security.

House Bill 1043: Expands the definition of a “deadly weapon” to include unloaded guns.

HB 1048: Allows business owners and employees to use deadly force against intruders.

HB 1085: Allows people convicted of nonviolent felonies to carry guns.

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